xestospongia

Summary

Summary: A genus of SPONGES in the family Petrosiidae, characterized by an ectosomal skeleton consisting only of an isotropic reticulation of single spicules or spicule tracts.

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  1. Laurent D, Jullian V, Parenty A, Knibiehler M, Dorin D, Schmitt S, et al. Antimalarial potential of xestoquinone, a protein kinase inhibitor isolated from a Vanuatu marine sponge Xestospongia sp. Bioorg Med Chem. 2006;14:4477-82 pubmed
    ..On the basis of a preliminary screening, the ethanolic crude extract of a new species of Xestospongia collected in Vanuatu was selected for its promising activity...
  2. Dai J, Sorribas A, Yoshida W, Kelly M, Williams P. Xestosaprols from the Indonesian marine sponge Xestospongia sp. J Nat Prod. 2010;73:1188-91 pubmed publisher
    Eight pentacyclic compounds, xestosaprols F-M (1-8), were isolated from a marine sponge belonging to the genus Xestospongia. The structures of these new compounds were determined on the basis of extensive analyses of NMR experiments and ..
  3. Su J, Jin L, Jiang Q, Sun W, Zhang F, Li Z. Phylogenetically diverse ureC genes and their expression suggest the urea utilization by bacterial symbionts in marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e64848 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, Marinobacter litoralis isolated from the marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria and the slurry of X. testudinaria were found to have urease activity...
  4. Lee O, Lai P, Wu H, Zhou X, Miao L, Wang H, et al. Marinobacter xestospongiae sp. nov., isolated from the marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria collected from the Red Sea. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2012;62:1980-5 pubmed publisher
    ..and slightly halophilic bacterial strain, designated UST090418-1611(T), was isolated from the marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria collected from the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia...
  5. Swierts T, Peijnenburg K, de Leeuw C, Cleary D, Hörnlein C, Setiawan E, et al. Lock, stock and two different barrels: comparing the genetic composition of morphotypes of the indo-pacific sponge Xestospongia testudinaria. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e74396 pubmed publisher
    ..The existence of X. testudinaria as a species complex is a surprising result given the size, abundance and conspicuousness of the sponge. ..
  6. Montalvo N, Hill R. Sponge-associated bacteria are strictly maintained in two closely related but geographically distant sponge hosts. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011;77:7207-16 pubmed publisher
    The giant barrel sponges Xestospongia muta and Xestospongia testudinaria are ubiquitous in tropical reefs of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, respectively...
  7. Angermeier H, Kamke J, Abdelmohsen U, Krohne G, Pawlik J, Lindquist N, et al. The pathology of sponge orange band disease affecting the Caribbean barrel sponge Xestospongia muta. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2011;75:218-30 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to examine sponge orange band (SOB) disease affecting the prominent Caribbean sponge Xestospongia muta...
  8. Longeon A, Copp B, Roué M, Dubois J, Valentin A, Petek S, et al. New bioactive halenaquinone derivatives from South Pacific marine sponges of the genus Xestospongia. Bioorg Med Chem. 2010;18:6006-11 pubmed publisher
    Bioassay-directed fractionation of South Pacific marine sponges of the genus Xestospongia has led to the isolation of a number of halenaquinone-type polyketides, including two new derivatives named xestosaprol C methylacetal 7 and ..
  9. López Legentil S, Erwin P, Pawlik J, Song B. Effects of sponge bleaching on ammonia-oxidizing Archaea: distribution and relative expression of ammonia monooxygenase genes associated with the barrel sponge Xestospongia muta. Microb Ecol. 2010;60:561-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The giant barrel sponge Xestospongia muta is a prominent species on Caribbean reefs that contains cyanobacterial symbionts, the loss of which ..

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  1. Oku N, Nagai K, Shindoh N, Terada Y, van Soest R, Matsunaga S, et al. Three new cyclostellettamines, which inhibit histone deacetylase, from a marine sponge of the genus Xestospongia. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2004;14:2617-20 pubmed
    ..and E (3), were isolated together with the known cyclostellettamine A (4) from a marine sponge of the genus Xestospongia as histone deacetylase inhibitors. Their structures were determined by spectral and chemical methods...
  2. He W, Xue D, Yao L, Li J, Liu H, Guo Y. A new bioactive steroidal ketone from the South China Sea sponge Xestospongia testudinaria. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2016;18:195-9 pubmed publisher
    ..ketone (1), with an ergosta-22,25-diene side chain, was obtained from the South China Sea marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria...
  3. Thawai C, Rungjindamai N, Klanbut K, Tanasupawat S. Nocardia xestospongiae sp. nov., isolated from a marine sponge in the Andaman Sea. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2017;67:1451-1456 pubmed publisher
    A marine sponge-derived actinomycete, strain ST01-07T, was isolated from Xestospongia sp. collected from the Andaman Sea. The strain was characterised taxonomically using a polyphasic approach...
  4. El Shitany N, Shaala L, Abbas A, Abdel Dayem U, Azhar E, Ali S, et al. Evaluation of the Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidant and Immunomodulatory Effects of the Organic Extract of the Red Sea Marine Sponge Xestospongia testudinaria against Carrageenan Induced Rat Paw Inflammation. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0138917 pubmed publisher
    ..antioxidant and immunomodulator effects of the methanolic extract of the Red Sea marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria...
  5. Ryu T, Seridi L, Moitinho Silva L, Oates M, Liew Y, Mavromatis C, et al. Hologenome analysis of two marine sponges with different microbiomes. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:158 pubmed publisher
    ..We herein analysed the hologenomes of Stylissa carteri and Xestospongia testudinaria, which notably differ in their microbiome content. Our analysis revealed that S...
  6. Cleary D, de Voogd N, Polónia A, Freitas R, Gomes N. Composition and Predictive Functional Analysis of Bacterial Communities in Seawater, Sediment and Sponges in the Spermonde Archipelago, Indonesia. Microb Ecol. 2015;70:889-903 pubmed publisher
    ..from six biotopes, namely, seawater, sediment and four sponge species (Stylissa carteri, Stylissa massa, Xestospongia testudinaria and Hyrtios erectus) inhabiting coral reefs of the Spermonde Archipelago, South Sulawesi, ..
  7. Pinkhien T, Maiuthed A, Chamni S, Suwanborirux K, Saito N, Chanvorachote P. Bishydroquinone Renieramycin M Induces Apoptosis of Human Lung Cancer Cells Through a Mitochondria-dependent Pathway. Anticancer Res. 2016;36:6327-6333 pubmed
    Renieranycin M (RM), a bistetrahydro-isoquinolinequinone isolated from the Thai blue sponge, Xestospongia sp. was reported to be a potent anti-lung cancer agent. Modification at quinone ring enhanced apoptosis over necrosis...
  8. Morrow K, Fiore C, Lesser M. Environmental drivers of microbial community shifts in the giant barrel sponge, Xestospongia muta, over a shallow to mesophotic depth gradient. Environ Microbiol. 2016;18:2025-38 pubmed publisher
    The giant barrel sponge, Xestospongia muta, is a high microbial abundance sponge found on Caribbean coral reefs along shallow to mesophotic depth gradients where multiple abiotic factors change with depth...
  9. Maiuthed A, Pinkhien T, Chamni S, Suwanborirux K, Saito N, Petpiroon N, et al. Apoptosis-inducing Effect of Hydroquinone 5-O-Cinnamoyl Ester Analog of Renieramycin M on Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Cells. Anticancer Res. 2017;37:6259-6267 pubmed
    A newly-synthesized derivative of renieramycin M (RM), an anticancer lead compound isolated from the blue sponge Xestospongia sp...
  10. Jamison M, Dalisay D, Molinski T. Peroxide Natural Products from Plakortis zyggompha and the Sponge Association Plakortis halichondrioides-Xestospongia deweerdtae: Antifungal Activity against Cryptococcus gattii. J Nat Prod. 2016;79:555-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Investigation of antifungal extracts of the marine sponge association Plakortis halichondrioides-Xestospongia deweerdtae and the sponge Plakortis zyggompha from the Bahamas led to the discovery and isolation of 6-epi-7,8-..
  11. Huang R, Chen W, Kurtán T, Mándi A, Ding J, Li J, et al. Bioactive isoquinolinequinone alkaloids from the South China Sea nudibranch Jorunna funebris and its sponge-prey Xestospongia sp. Future Med Chem. 2016;8:17-27 pubmed publisher
    ..of such interesting metabolites was possibly influenced by their diet relationship with sponges such as Xestospongia. Our continuous investigation of South China Sea nudibranch Jorunna funebris and its sponge-prey Xestospongia ..
  12. Liew Y, Ryu T, Aranda M, Ravasi T. miRNA Repertoires of Demosponges Stylissa carteri and Xestospongia testudinaria. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0149080 pubmed publisher
    ..of miRNAs, and obtained evidence for bona fide miRNA sequences for two marine sponges Stylissa carteri and Xestospongia testudinaria (11 and 19 respectively)...
  13. Sirimangkalakitti N, Chamni S, Suwanborirux K, Chanvorachote P. Renieramycin M Attenuates Cancer Stem Cell-like Phenotypes in H460 Lung Cancer Cells. Anticancer Res. 2017;37:615-621 pubmed
    ..In this study, the potential efficacy of renieramycin M (RM) isolated from the sponge Xestospongia species, was examined against lung CSCs...
  14. Yang M, Liang L, Wang T, Wang H, Liu H, Guo Y. Further brominated polyacetylenes with pancreatic lipase inhibitory activity from Chinese marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2017;19:732-737 pubmed publisher
    ..xestonariene I (1), along with three known related analogues (2-4), was obtained from Chinese marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria...
  15. El Gamal A, Al Massarani S, Shaala L, Alahdald A, al Said M, Ashour A, et al. Cytotoxic Compounds from the Saudi Red Sea Sponge Xestospongia testudinaria. Mar Drugs. 2016;14: pubmed publisher
    Bioassay-guided fractionation of the organic extract of the Red Sea sponge Xestospongia testudinaria led to the isolation of 13 compounds including two new sterol esters, xestosterol palmitate (2) and xestosterol ester of l6'-bromo-(7'E,..
  16. Vicente J, Zea S, Hill R. Sponge epizoism in the Caribbean and the discovery of new Plakortis and <br />Haliclona species, and polymorphism of Xestospongia deweerdtae (Porifera). Zootaxa. 2016;4178:209-233 pubmed publisher
    ..2014) of specialized epizoic symbioses between sponges of the genera Plakortis and Xestospongia revealed the obligate interaction of two new Plakortis spp...
  17. Sirimangkalakitti N, Chamni S, Suwanborirux K, Chanvorachote P. Renieramycin M Sensitizes Anoikis-resistant H460 Lung Cancer Cells to Anoikis. Anticancer Res. 2016;36:1665-71 pubmed
    ..in human lung cancer cells and test the possible therapeutic effect of renieramycin M (RM) from the sponge Xestospongia sp. in conversion of anoikis resistance...
  18. Skruber K, Chaplin K, Phanstiel O. Synthesis and Bioevaluation of Macrocycle-Polyamine Conjugates as Cell Migration Inhibitors. J Med Chem. 2017;60:8606-8619 pubmed publisher
    The motuporamines are natural products isolated from the New Guinea sea sponge Xestospongia exigua...
  19. Şen E, Ide S, Bayari S, Hill M. Micro- and nano-structural characterization of six marine sponges of the class Demospongiae. Eur Biophys J. 2016;45:831-842 pubmed
    ..Niphates erecta (Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1864), Xestospongia muta (Schmidt, 1870) and Amphimedon compressa (Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1864)] were carried out by Fourier ..
  20. Morinaka B, Skepper C, Molinski T. Ene-yne tetrahydrofurans from the sponge Xestospongia muta. exploiting a weak CD effect for assignment of configuration. Org Lett. 2007;9:1975-8 pubmed
    Seven new brominated ene-yne tetrahydrofurans (THFs), mutafurans A-G, were isolated from the Bahamian sponge Xestospongia muta...
  21. Nakamura M, Kakuda T, Qi J, Hirata M, Shintani T, Yoshioka Y, et al. Novel relationship between the antifungal activity and cytotoxicity of marine-derived metabolite xestoquinone and its family. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2005;69:1749-52 pubmed
    ..The cytotoxicity and antifungal activity of the xestoquinone family were negatively correlated with each other...
  22. Ta T, Feng W, Molinski T, Pessah I. Hydroxylated xestospongins block inositol-1,4,5-trisphosphate-induced Ca2+ release and sensitize Ca2+-induced Ca2+ release mediated by ryanodine receptors. Mol Pharmacol. 2006;69:532-8 pubmed
    ..XeD (9-OH XeC), 7-OH-XeA, and araguspongin C isolated from the marine sponge Xestospongia species also inhibit IP(3)-mediated Ca(2+) release and lack activity toward SERCA...
  23. Nagasawa Y, Ueoka R, Yamanokuchi R, Horiuchi N, Ikeda T, Rotinsulu H, et al. Isolation of salsolinol, a tetrahydroisoquinoline alkaloid, from the marine sponge Xestospongia cf. vansoesti as a proteasome inhibitor. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2011;59:287-90 pubmed
    Salsolinol (1), a tetrahydroisoquinoline alkaloid, was isolated from the marine sponge Xestospongia cf...
  24. Fiore C, Jarett J, Lesser M. Symbiotic prokaryotic communities from different populations of the giant barrel sponge, Xestospongia muta. Microbiologyopen. 2013;2:938-52 pubmed publisher
    The prokaryotic community composition of the ecologically dominant sponge, Xestospongia muta, and the variability of this community across in different populations of sponges from the Caribbean and Bahamas were quantified using 454 ..
  25. Nguyen X, Longeon A, Pham V, Urvois F, Bressy C, Trinh T, et al. Antifouling 26,27-cyclosterols from the Vietnamese marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria. J Nat Prod. 2013;76:1313-8 pubmed publisher
    ..A (4), and 7?-hydroxypetrosterol (5b), were isolated from the Vietnamese marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria, along with the known compounds, aragusterol B (2), xestokerol A (3), 7?-hydroxypetrosterol (5a), ..
  26. Ramírez A, Guerra Y, Otero A, Garcia B, Berry C, Mendiola J, et al. Generation of an affinity matrix useful in the purification of natural inhibitors of plasmepsin II, an antimalarial-drug target. Biotechnol Appl Biochem. 2009;52:149-57 pubmed publisher
    ..useful in the affinity purification of the Plm II inhibitory activity detected in marine invertebrates, such as Xestospongia muta (giant barrel sponge) and the gorgonian (sea-fan coral) Plexaura homomalla (black sea rod), with increases ..
  27. Ota K, Kurokawa T, Kawashima E, Miyaoka H. Total synthesis and absolute configuration of the marine norditerpenoid xestenone. Mar Drugs. 2009;7:654-71 pubmed publisher
    Xestenone is a marine norditerpenoid found in the northeastern Pacific sponge Xestospongia vanilla. The relative configuration of C-3 and C-7 in xestenone was determined by NOESY spectral analysis...
  28. Wei X, Bugni T, Harper M, Sandoval I, Manos E, Swift J, et al. Evaluation of pyridoacridine alkaloids in a zebrafish phenotypic assay. Mar Drugs. 2010;8:1769-78 pubmed publisher
    ..compounds, amphimedine (4), neoamphimedine (5) and deoxyamphimedine (6), have been isolated from the sponge Xestospongia cf. carbonaria, collected in Palau...
  29. Arai M, Kamiya K, Shin D, Matsumoto H, Hisa T, Setiawan A, et al. N-Methylniphatyne A, a New 3-Alkylpyridine Alkaloid as an Inhibitor of the Cancer Cells Adapted to Nutrient Starvation, from an Indonesian Marine Sponge of Xestospongia sp. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2016;64:766-71 pubmed publisher
    ..a new 3-alkylpyridine alkaloid named N-methylniphatyne A (1) was isolated from an Indonesian marine sponge of Xestospongia sp...
  30. Pedpradab P, Suwanborirux K. A new acyclic thiophene sesterterpene from the Sikao Bay sponge, Xestospongia sp. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2011;13:879-83 pubmed publisher
    Bioactivity-guided fractionation of the ethyl acetate extract of a marine sponge, Xestospongia sp., led to the isolation of a new thiophene-S-oxide acyclic sesterterpene (1)...
  31. Zhou X, Lu Y, Lin X, Yang B, Yang X, Liu Y. Brominated aliphatic hydrocarbons and sterols from the sponge Xestospongia testudinaria with their bioactivities. Chem Phys Lipids. 2011;164:703-6 pubmed publisher
    ..named as mutafuran H (1), and five sterols (5-9) were isolated from the South China Sea sponge Xestospongia testudinaria...
  32. Gong J, Wang H, He W, Wang Z, Xiao W, Guo Y. A concise synthesis of xestospongic acid methyl ester with pancreatic lipase inhibitory activity. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2013;15:916-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Xestospongic acid methyl ester, a naturally brominated fatty acid with potent pancreatic lipase inhibitory activity in vitro, was synthesized from 5-hexynol in 30% total yield. ..
  33. Marty M, Vicente J, Oyler B, PLACE A, Hill R. Sponge symbioses between Xestospongia deweerdtae and Plakortis spp. are not motivated by shared chemical defense against predators. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0174816 pubmed publisher
    The recently described epizoic sponge-sponge symbioses between Xestospongia deweerdtae and two species of Plakortis present an unusual series of sponge interactions...
  34. Chamni S, Sirimangkalakitti N, Chanvorachote P, Saito N, Suwanborirux K. Chemistry of Renieramycins. 17. A New Generation of Renieramycins: Hydroquinone 5-O-Monoester Analogues of Renieramycin M as Potential Cytotoxic Agents against Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Cells. J Nat Prod. 2017;80:1541-1547 pubmed publisher
    ..M (1), a major cytotoxic bistetrahydroisoquinolinequinone alkaloid isolated from the Thai blue sponge Xestospongia sp...
  35. Jiménez Romero C, Rode J, Pérez Y, Franzblau S, Rodriguez A. Exploring the Sponge Consortium Plakortis symbiotica-Xestospongia deweerdtae as a Potential Source of Antimicrobial Compounds and Probing the Pharmacophore for Antituberculosis Activity of Smenothiazole A by Diverted Total Synthesis. J Nat Prod. 2017;80:2295-2303 pubmed publisher
    ..1:1) extracts obtained from two collections of the sponge consortium Plakortis symbiotica-Xestospongia deweerdtae from Puerto Rico provided two new plakinidone analogues, designated as plakinidone B (2) and ..
  36. Montalvo N, Mohamed N, Enticknap J, Hill R. Novel actinobacteria from marine sponges. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2005;87:29-36 pubmed
    ..analysis to be major components of the bacterial community associated with two sponge species in the genus Xestospongia. Four groups of Actinobacteria were identified in Xestospongia spp...
  37. Ankisetty S, Slattery M. Antibacterial secondary metabolites from the cave sponge Xestospongia sp. Mar Drugs. 2012;10:1037-43 pubmed publisher
    Chemical investigation of the cave sponge Xestospongia sp. resulted in the isolation of three new polyacetylenic long chain compounds along with two known metabolites...
  38. Sun L, Shao C, Chen J, Guo Z, Fu X, Chen M, et al. New bisabolane sesquiterpenoids from a marine-derived fungus Aspergillus sp. isolated from the sponge Xestospongia testudinaria. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2012;22:1326-9 pubmed publisher
    ..which was isolated from the sponge Xestospongia testudinaria collected from the South China Sea...